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Pierce County men sentenced for illegal actions associated with a militant anti-government group | U.S. District Court
- May 25, 2013 at 8:56PM
Two men, who previously resided in Pierce County were sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma for their illegal actions associated with a militant anti-government group, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
- May 25, 2013 at 8:33PM
The following poem is a tetractys. It starts with one syllable, increases one syllable each line till line five. Line five is ten syllables. Second verse starts with ten syllables, then decreasing syllables each line, 4, 3, 2, 1. Enjoy the picture with me.
- May 26, 2013 at 11:04AM
I had a slow start to my morning on Monday last week. So as I sat down to write, I got right to work. The ideas started to flow and I began to feel a productive glow. When I feel productive in my writing, I start feeling productive in the rest of my life, which turns me into the only super hero I know how to be – Super Mom!
- May 26, 2013 at 11:10AM
The descendant of Sephardic Jews originally from Portugal, Emma Lazarus was born in New York City on July 22, 1849.
- May 26, 2013 at 1:03PM
Most Wins Trainer: 3, Steve Bullock (Enduring Knight, 2000; Shandra Smiles, 2001; Sariano, 2004) Jockey: 3-tie Gallyn Mitchell (Enduring Knight, 2000; Shandra Smiles, 2001;Diamond Dollars, 2006)
- May 26, 2013 at 6:24PM
Southern California stakes winner Carving aims for a second straight local score and tops a list of 11 3-year-old colts and geldings nominated to the $50,000 Auburn Handicap on Sunday, June 2.
- May 27, 2013 at 10:50AM
This week, crews are closing I-90 for two hours each night Tuesday through Thursday for rock blasting.
- May 27, 2013 at 10:54AM
You can’t get closer to our hunter-gatherer ancestors than by clawing in the earth with your fingers. Here’s a delightful poem about digging for bait by Marsha Truman Cooper, a Californian.
- May 28, 2013 at 8:42PM
The jury began deliberations at about 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, in the Malcolm Fraser criminal trial at the Norm Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent.
- May 29, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 1:50PM
The jury returned its verdict late Wednesday morning in the case of accused Enumclaw pastor Malcolm Fraser, finding him guilty of sex crimes committed against a young girl.
- May 30, 2013 at 11:00AM updated Jun 1, 2013 at 9:45AM
It took two hours, 20 minutes for a jury of 12 to find Enumclaw Sound Doctrine pastor Malcolm Fraser guilty of two counts of first-degree child rape and two counts of first-degree molestation of a child.
- May 30, 2013 at 6:10PM
Already jam-packed with several top contenders, the 3-year-old male division added another first class competitor for Sunday’s $50,000 Auburn Handicap at 6 ½ furlongs.
- Jun 1, 2013 at 8:29AM
It was more of the same Friday at Emerald Downs, as Roarified scored her latest victory in the $13,750 Electric League of the Pacific Northwest Purse at Emerald Downs.
- Jun 1, 2013 at 8:45AM
Ezra Pound was born on October 30, 1885, in what was then Idaho Territory. Pound is renowned not just as a poet, but also as an editor responsible for promoting much of Modernist poetry as we know it. He died in 1972.
- Jun 1, 2013 at 9:21AM
Recent tests of salmon from Washington’s waters show no signs of a fish virus that can be deadly to farm-raised Atlantic salmon, state, tribal and federal resource managers announced today Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus (ISAV) was not detected in tissue samples taken from more than 900 wild and hatchery-produced Pacific chinook, coho, sockeye, chum and steelhead, as well as farm-raised Atlantic salmon.
- Jun 1, 2013 at 9:40AM
The "Summer of Love" gets underway this weekend, when Regional Animal Services of King County (RASKC) will waive pet adoption fees for the first 100 customers as part of the ASPCA/Rachael Ray $100K Challenge.
- Jun 1, 2013 at 9:25AM
The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO) is asking the public to visit an online town hall and help plan the future of trails in Washington.
- Jun 1, 2013 at 2:43PM
King County Fire District 44 reported a garage fire near Enumclaw at 7 a.m.
- Jun 2, 2013 at 1:28PM
Most Wins* Trainer: 4, Bud Klokstad (Ropersandwranglers*, 1997 & 1999); Jumron Won, 2001; Beau Maggie, 2005) Jockey: tie-2 Juan Gutierrez (Crimson Design, 2004; Noosa Beach, 2009)
- Jun 2, 2013 at 1:24PM
Makors Finale played his favorite game again Saturday at Emerald Downs.
- Jun 2, 2013 at 1:30PM
My neighborhood girlfriend, who is ten years younger than I, with children still in elementary school, called me the other day to ask my advice about her oldest daughter who must choose a music option next year: How does the program work? What instrument should she play? Band or orchestra? Where to get an instrument? Future music career advice?
- Jun 2, 2013 at 1:44PM
Thomas Hardy was born on June 2, 1840, in Stinsford, a village on the southern coast of England. Though perhaps best known for his many novels, Hardy abandoned fiction after receiving an increasingly negative reception from critics of the time and turned entirely to poetry. He died in 1928.
- Jun 2, 2013 at 8:13PM
Finallygotabentley, stakes-placed three times as a 2-year-old and runner-up in his last three starts, got a breakthrough victory Sunday in the $50,000 Auburn Handicap for 3-year-old colts and geldings.
- Jun 2, 2013 at 8:42PM
Rarely do wine enthusiasts have a summertime page-turner. There was Sideways, of course, the Pinot-drenched novel by Rex Pickett that became a blockbuster movie, but that hit bookstores nearly ten years ago.
Defending champion E Z Kitty nominated to the $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stake | Emerald Downs
- Jun 2, 2013 at 8:03PM
Defending champion E Z Kitty heads a list of 10 older fillies & mares nominated to the $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes on Sunday, June 9.